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Europe Code Week

This Europe Code Week, we focus on short-term and long-term ways to prepare current and future generations for our modern, digital workforce; and ultimately nurture a passion for STEM education among young Europeans. Check out what we have planned around the region! … Read more »

Seeking answers amid World Cup excitement

By Rob Knies, Managing Editor, Microsoft Research Originally published in the Inside Microsoft Research Blog When the world starts watching, it’s time for David Rothschild to shift into overdrive. Readers of this blog need little introduction to the work on prediction models from Rothschild, a Microsoft researcher and economist. Past … Read more »

Microsoft Research and INRIA renew their research partnership until 2017

In beginning a new ambitious cycle for this worldwide public/private research centre, Microsoft Research and Inria reinforce their commitment to basic research and innovation. This new agreement will enable our team of researchers, who work in the heart of the future Paris-Saclay University, to open their research scope to new … Read more »

Exploring medical uses of Kinect technology

By Fabien Petitcolas, Director for Innovation, Europe At the end of last year, our research laboratory in Cambridge hosted a workshop on body tracking in healthcare. It was an occasion which celebrated the completion of a two-year collaboration with Lancaster University, during which the researchers explored the use of touchless … Read more »